NASHVILLE (WKYT) – The SEC has announced it is suspending regular-season competition for teams in all sports on SEC campuses, as well SEC championship events, until March 30.
This comes after a tweet from the official Southeastern Conference account Thursday morning announced that the remainder of the 2020 Men’s Basketball Tournament in Nashville has been canceled.
ALERT: Based on the latest developments and the continued spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Southeastern Conference today announced the cancellation of the remainder of the 2020 Men’s Basketball Tournament in Nashville.— Southeastern Conference (@SEC) March 12, 2020
The tweet says the cancellation springs from concerns about the spread of COVID-19.
This story is developing and will be updated with additional details as they become available.